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Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry - by Neil DeGrasse Tyson (Hardcover)

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Number of Pages: 192

Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Sub-Genre: Science & Nature

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Norton Young Readers

Age Range: 9-12 Years

Book theme: Astronomy

Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Language: English

Street Date: February 5, 2019
TCIN: 54288115
UPC: 9781324003281
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-1337
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported


Praise for Neil deGrasse Tyson's #1 New York Times best-selling guide to the cosmos, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

"Grappling with the scope of the universe...is no simple endeavor, but in this tidy overview, Tyson succeeds with seeming effortlessness."
-San Francisco Chronicle

"With wry humor, keen vision, and abundant humanity, Neil deGrasse Tyson distills the big questions of space, time, and reality into short, insightful chapters."

"A winner that every astronomy enthusiast should have on the bookshelf!"
-David J. Eicher, Astronomy

"Lovely book. Last chapter worthy of Carl Sagan himself."
-Richard Dawkins

"Tyson breaks these big ideas into digestible lessons with the humor and charisma he's known and loved for."
-Popular Mechanics

"Tyson's insights are valuable for any leader, teacher, scientist, or educator."

"A great gift for the scientifically inclined (but busy)."
-Chicago Tribune

"Vintage Tyson--engaging, chatty, and littered with historical and linguistic anecdotes."
-Times Higher Education

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